P503 Teletext 503 Oct23 21:00:01    ———————  ————————————————  0.5% RATE CUT LESS LIKELY AFTER DATA Service sector industries grew at 0.6%, the same rate as the previous quarter, figures from the Office for National Statistics showed. The data, showing overall growth rising faster than expected, will be closely watched by the BoE's interest rate- setting committee, which is thought to be considering a cut next month. Analysts said the stronger figures made a cut as big as 0.5% less likely. ——————————————————————————————————————— Share index 510 Market report 517 IT RECRUITMENT ADVERTISING - p631 Next Shares FTSE Company news